Other reasons for buying American may include supporting local economies and higher human rights and environmental standards.
Manufacturers on CHOW's list include All-Clad, Anchor-Hocking, Lenox, Lodge, Nordic Ware, and Pyrex. However, in some cases only certain products are made in the USA, so check the CHOW post for more details and links:
• Buy This If You Love America (CHOW)
To their list, we'd also add American Culinary, BlueStar, and Calphalon (certain products). A couple of helpful websites for finding Made in USA products include Still Made in USA.com and Find US Made.com. In all cases, we suggest reading the fine print and/or contacting the manufacturer directly to get the full details about a product.
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